Daltons Midway Service

Time To Check Your Cabin Air Filter!

The smoke is starting to clear from the wildfires around the Pacific Northwest. This is great! But think about where all of the particles and ash have collected. In your Vehicle, these particles are caught by your Cabin Air Filter, so that the particles do not enter the Passenger Cabin of Your Vehicle, keeping the …

A Special Anniversary For A Special Person!

September marks 37 years that Jack has worked for Daltons Midway Service. He doesn’t remember his exact start date, but he knows that it was “sometime in September”. What a treat to have such a loyal Auto Mechanic working for us! Also, this month marks the ten-year anniversary of Jack’s diagnosis of Colon Cancer. To …

The Importance Of Pre-Purchase Inspection

Are you buying a new (to you) Vehicle for you or a loved one sometime soon? Do you think you’re getting “a really good deal”? It may be cheap for a reason, so make sure you take the Used Vehicle to your Local Mechanic for a Pre-Purchase Inspection prior to handing over your money. A …

Special Offer!

At Daltons Midway Service, we appreciate those who maintain their Vehicles. Vehicle Maintenance means that your Vehicle will keep on going for a long time. We have a package that helps with Maintenance geared toward New Drivers. This package includes several Fluid and Filter Services, encouraging you to keep up your Vehicle Maintenance. Additionally, the …

Summer Is Still Here!

August is upon us, but summer is not over yet! In the Pacific Northwest, we will likely have a few more weeks of warm temperatures. Here are a few tips to keep your Vehicle working like a charm in the summer heat. Make sure your Tires are properly inflated. Heat expands gases, so if you …

Fix My Car AC!

Yep, we knew it was coming. Just like night follows day, the warm temperatures were eventually heading our way to Western Washington. Is your Vehicle Air Conditioning not performing its best? Or is your Car Air Conditioning not working at all? Don’t worry, you’re not too late. At Daltons Midway, we have the tools to …

Don’t Fear The Repair Shop!

Do you feel intimidated by the thought of taking your vehicle to a repair shop, afraid that you will be bombarded with terminology that you haven’t heard since high school auto shop? Or maybe ever? Are you ashamed that you don’t know the difference between an air filter and an air horn? Worse yet, are …

Closed Today (Memorial Day), Remembering The Fallen

In honor of those who made the ultimate sacrifice, both of our locations are closed today for Memorial Day. We will reopen at 8am tomorrow (Tuesday) and be open normal hours for the rest of the week. “The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.” — Jeff …

Now’s The Time To Maintain Your Air Conditioning!

I know — the weather has been downright miserable in the Puget Sound area recently! Your Vehicle’s Air Conditioning system is probably the last thing on your mind. But perhaps we can use this cold snap as a reminder that equally warm weather will soon be on its way! And when it’s hot outside, you …

Vehicle Safety: Brakes

In terms of safe driving, being able to stop is one of the most important things. If your Brakes are worn out, they may not allow you to stop properly. Brake Pads and Rotors are often changed every 40,000 miles on a car, but you may be able to go longer — or you may …